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Memphis athletics: Woman injured during shooting at Tigers baseball game

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A shooting at USA Stadium in Millington left a woman injured Tuesday night

The shooting, which police said was accidental, occurred during the first inning of the University of Memphis' baseball game with UT-Martin in the annual W.S. 'Babe' Howard Classic. The game was cancelled.

The Memphis athletic department released a statement expressing sympathy for the incident.

"We are saddened by the unfortunate accidental shooting at the baseball game at USA Stadium in Millington. The University of Memphis is cooperating fully with authorities in the investigation. Our deepest thoughts are with the family," the statement read.

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